Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Mathematics (Maths)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 79 98
Rank change year-on-year +3 +19 -3
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 20 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.54% 0.72% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 0.86% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Glasgow median daily rate £419 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.52% +17.86% -15.15%
10th Percentile £339 £349 £325
90th Percentile £525 £438 £375
Scotland median daily rate £330 £280 £350
% change year-on-year +17.86% -20.00% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £17.50
Scotland median hourly rate £13.00 - £15.88

Mathematics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1116 925 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.91% 82.81% 81.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 490 739
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £255 £213 £225
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 24
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £36.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -42.24% +96.51%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Glasgow

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mathematics in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Glasgow

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mathematics in Glasgow

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 16 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) Data Analysis
3 9 (45.00%) Data Mining
3 9 (45.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (45.00%) Splunk
3 9 (45.00%) Analytics
3 9 (45.00%) Hadoop
4 8 (40.00%) Computer Security
5 7 (35.00%) Cloudera
5 7 (35.00%) Data Structures
5 7 (35.00%) Visualisation
5 7 (35.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) Data Acquisition
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (25.00%) J2SE
7 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 5 (25.00%) Perl
7 5 (25.00%) DB2
7 5 (25.00%) JUnit
7 5 (25.00%) Spring
7 5 (25.00%) Banking
8 4 (20.00%) Scala
9 3 (15.00%) Big Data
9 3 (15.00%) Business Process Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Mobile Banking

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Data Mining
1 9 (45.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (25.00%) DB2
2 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) Data Lake
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) Power BI
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Analytics Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Scala Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Report Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) J2SE
1 5 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (35.00%) Data Structures
4 6 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (15.00%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Analytics
1 9 (45.00%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (45.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (40.00%) Computer Security
3 7 (35.00%) Data Acquisition
3 7 (35.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Business Process Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Perl
4 4 (20.00%) Scala
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (15.00%) EMIR
1 3 (15.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Splunk
2 7 (35.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (10.00%) Sybase
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft